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Yamini Kesavan Ranchod

Berkeley, CA
Yamini Kesavan Ranchod is an epidemiologist and an expert in chasing after a toddler while fanning her hot flashes.  Her academic research on social determinants of health has been cited in Reuters and published in prestigious public health journals such as The American Journal of EpidemiologyThe American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Annals of Epidemiology, and Ethnicity and Disease.  During graduate school, she was a Harvard University Presidential Scholar and a recipient of the University of Michigan's Harburg Award for Excellence in Social Epidemiology. She has been interviewed about her breast cancer experience on the TV hit The Doctors Show, in Science Magazine and in The Bold Italic.  Yamini was published in the last BAYS Anthology, Agony and Absurdity:  Adventures in Cancerland.